Penny J. Sopchack, 68, of New Kensington, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights, Harrison Twp. She was born on October 19, 1951 to the late Robert and Grace (Everhart) Burgart. She was a lifelong resident of New Kensington. Penny trained as an X-ray Technician at Shadyside Hospital, Pittsburgh where she worked and also at Citizens General Hospital, New Kensington. Penny enjoyed flower gardening, crafting, yard sales and checking out Facebook entries. She loved spending time with her children and beloved grandchildren. Penny is survived by her husband of 39 years, whom she married on October 18, 1980, Dennis C. Sopchack, her daughter Jennifer (Nicholas) Romaniello of Lower Burrell, her daughter Jenna Sopchack of New Kensington, her son Dennis R. (Laura) Sopchack of Lower Burrell, her grandchildren Demetri and Xander Romaniello, and Paige and Ellia Sopchack, Penny's sister, Beth (Burgart) Hereda of Lower Burrell.
Family and friends will be received on Friday, June 19th from 6 pm until 9 pm and 10 am until the time of funeral ceremonies at 11 am on Saturday, June 20th in the CHURCHFIELD-PETERS FUNERAL HOME 501 Fifth Avenue, New Kensington (724-335-1951). Committal ceremonies and burial will follow in the St. Mary Cemetery, Lower Burrell.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the DENNIS J. DAUGHERTY FUNERAL HOME 324 Fourth Street, Freeport, PA 16229. 724-295-3100.
Please visit www.daughertyfh.com for condolences.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Center For Organ Recovery, 204 Sigma Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15238.